Syrian Arab Republic: Special Focus on the Humanitarian Situation of Palestine Refugees in Syria


525,000 Palestine refugees live in Syria, of which an estimate 400,000 are affected by the conflict and in need of humanitarian assistance. The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) plays an important role in the lives of many Palestine refugees, providing aid, support for education, livelihoods and health services.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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